Stephen Fry

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British Actor, Writer, Lord of Dance, Prince of Swimwear & Blogger - NEVER reads Direct Messages

The Flatiron building

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2146 days ago

The Flatiron building

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dinky2blue 2014 days ago

woah, incredible, i love architecture when its meant to be admired!

glasnOZt 2050 days ago

One of my two favourite buildings (t'other one's the Gherkin). Marvellous piece of architecture - everyone gets a window!

DavidBUtley 2060 days ago

The flagpole helps to support it when it gets windy. That guy is asleep!

ArtistLaLa 2068 days ago

Its a takeaway building that fits in your wallet

paddyanne 2068 days ago

wow, wheres the rest of it. did mr attitude bang into the camera? shoulda gone to specsavers x

TVBlogster 2070 days ago

Didn't the term "22 Skidoo" (or 23 Skidoo) originate there in the early part of the last century? The building is on 22nd or 23rd street and the odd shape of the building would make ladies skirts go up on a windy day.

janefarrington 2070 days ago

wow what a great picture!

niffster 2072 days ago

Makes me want to go back as I didn't get to see the flatiron building, 3 days just isn't enough!!

billyisacat 2075 days ago

Meow! I miss this place. Even though I had to stay inside all the time. I'm an international cat with a passport. Almost like a traveling gnome - but more handsome!x

_ben_hughes 2076 days ago

Love the standing clock on the left. Reminds me of SteamPunk design :)

geoconn 2084 days ago

love the nfl cap guy, hey out the way buddy!

hunydaisy 2086 days ago

its fatter than i thought lol

mindlesslou 2088 days ago

that is amazing really pretty!! seems americans can do some things right

amyloui2 2093 days ago

love new york :)

Riceicle 2093 days ago

My favourite building in my favourite city, great photo xx

faithfulviewer 2094 days ago

That doesn't look very Earthquake proof! :s

Jemppu 2094 days ago

Wow, stunning angle there :o

Runrabbit 2141 days ago

Thanks - so much better than my own photo of it!

yeahyeahyeah909 2145 days ago

wow

MadSciKat 2145 days ago

One of my favorite buildings in the whole world.